Label: Work - AOK 67772 • Format: CD Compilation, Promo Cardboard Sleeve • Country: US • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Folk
An interesting collection of lullabies from around the world from Sony's Work label, The Planet Sleeps includes music from most continents. It's a little heavy on the Western European traditions Gaelic, French, Germanbut makes up for itself with rewardingly soothing pieces throughout.
While it could almost seem to be a bit slow paced and drowsy, one needs to remember the purpose. Some of the highlights on the album include the French lullaby from Algerian Houria Aichinow living in Paris due to civil war in Algeria. Blind Indian dilruba player Baluji Shrivastav contributes a nice piece dedicated to his daughter, and perhaps the most moving piece occurs at the end, with a work from the Forgotten Voices album by the Trebevic Choira group of mixed Croats, Serbs, and Bosnians from before the war Awaken Sleeper - Dropdead / Totalitär - Dropdead / Totalitär Sarajevo.
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Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Stream or buy on:. Track Listing. The Rankin Family. Yhanaway Hay Yowna. Sherry Blakey-Smith. Phnom Penh Lullaby. Ana Latu. Kingdom Of Tonga Cultural Group. Houria Aichi. Hace Tuto Guagua. Mayi a Gaye. Boukman Eksperyans. Ag Croist an Siol. Sweet Bitowo. Sleep, Queen of the Dolls.
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